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Art & Design

Introduction to Photography

Whether you are new to photography or want to improve your existing skills, this course develops your ability to create and share photographs of which you can be proud. You develop your technical and visual skills as you learn the principles of photography and image editing.

 

Credits: 10, Level: 4, Fees: £50.00

 

Course overview

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Winter university

Start date: Starts Thursday 19 January, Thursdays for eight weeks, 6.00pm – 9.00pm

This course has now started.

You can study up to 30 credits at Winter University and you can select up to three modules on the same application form. If you would like to add a module later, or change one of your choices, then please email winter.university@tees.ac.uk.

Age restriction
Due to the content and delivery of our Winter University courses, it is advised that applicants are aged 16+ at the time of enrolment. if you are under the age of 16 you must be accompanied at your Winter University classes by a parent or a responsible adult to act in the capacity of a parent (in loco parentis). Your designated adult may need to undergo an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Where you study

Middlesbrough campus

 

Course details

What you study

- still photography cameras, digital technologies, and the principles of their usage
- digital darkroom practices, presenting digital photographs, and photographs on the web
- communicating about your peers and your own work, while receiving and applying constructive feedback
- studio practice, focusing on more foundational skills in the field of photography
- creative thinking with in the production of visual artworks.

How you are assessed

Your assessment is an individual portfolio of your work produced through technical and creative exercises throughout the module (100%).

 

Entry requirements

Entry requirements

Minimum hardware and software requirements
- any digital SLR camera
- Adobe Lightroom or GIMP software

When you enrol on this course you can access Adobe Suite through your student account for the duration of your course.

International applicants must have an IELTS overall score of 5.5 or higher.

Age restriction
Due to the content and delivery of our Winter University courses, it is advised that applicants are aged 16+ at the time of enrolment. if you are under the age of 16 you must be accompanied at your Winter University classes by a parent or a responsible adult to act in the capacity of a parent (in loco parentis). Your designated adult may need to undergo an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

 
 

Part-time

2023/24 entry

  • Length: Credits: 10, Level: 4, Fees: £50.00
  • Start date: Starts Thursday 19 January, Thursdays for eight weeks, 6.00pm – 9.00pm
 

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